School days are over for head Linda-Anne

Headteacher Linda-Anne Reid’s school days came full circle as she retired from her post at Stenhousemuir Primary.

Gus holds his certificate

Zipsliding Gus is a ‘Bold Age Pensioner’

They say ‘life begins at 40’ - well at 91 ‘years young’ grandad Gus Spowart has something to say about that.

Baby of the Week James Christopher Myhill

Baby of the Week: James Christopher Myhill

James Christopher Myhill was born at Forth Valley Royal Hospital at 5.02pm on June 9, 2016, weighing 8lbs 1oz.

Stenhousemuir's Tracey Daly and pals take part in the Kilt Walk

Tracey will be kiltwalking for her wee boy Jay

A mum will be taking part in her eighth marathon kiltwalk challenge later this month spurred on by her brave wee boy.

The jury returned a not proven verdict at Glasgow High Court

Not proven verdict in prison rape trial

A former jail nurse was today cleared of raping three women in the prison where he worked.

Nurse denies raping prisoners

Nurse denies raping prisoners

A mental health nurse who worked at a women’s prison called three women who accuse him of rape liars, a court heard.

Daniel Llewellyn has been found

Missing man found safe and sound

A Stenhousemuir man who had been missing since yesterday (Monday) has been found.

20-year-old man, Daniel Llewellyn,  is missing from the Stenhousemuir area.

Stenhousemuir man missing

Police are appealing for information to trace a 20-year-old man who is missing from the Stenhousemuir area.

Mandy Rush takes on the 200 mile challenge of the drovers' route to the Tryst market in Stenhousemuir

A ‘droving’ ambition is now fulfilled

When adventurous blogger Mandy Rush took up the challenge to walk the famous Drover’s Route she was literally doing it by the book.

The Clark family, originally from Stenhousemuir, held their  20th anniversary reunion in Dunkeld

Clan gathering with a difference

Members of a family originally from Stenhousemuir travelled back to Scotland for a very special reunion.

Neive Forrester (7) hands over trophy to the winning team in the Neil Forrester Competition - Weegie Cup.

Remembering Neil – and helping Millie

Generous friends and family of a schoolboy who died ten years ago raised almost £1800 to help a toddler who battled a rare cancer.

The young musicians taking part in the Feis Fhoirt Ceilidh Trail 2016

Ceilidh kids keep traditional music alive as tour hits town

A handpicked group of dedicated young musicians is touring the area to keep the traditional music flame burning brightly.

Special award winners at the Carrongrange School success leavers assembly
Picture: Michael Gillen

Carrongrange pupils celebrate a successful year

Celebrating success was the aim of the annual leavers assembly at Carrongrange School.

The McCowan's site is demolished to make way for a new development. Picture: Michal Gillen

New future for iconic McCowan’s toffee site moving forward

Bulldozers have confined the famous McCowan’s toffee factory in Stenhousemuir to history.

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Gran Susan McColl, Millie and dad Dean

Millie’s journey aided by the ‘Weegie Cup’

Family and friends of a tragic teenager will mark the tenth anniversary of his death with a charity football match.


The ice age returns to Stenhousemuir

A family has taken a shop premises full circle and re-opened it as an ice cream parlour – over half-a-century after it first served cones to children.

Stenhousemuir Cricket Club's ground has been damaged

Operation Bullring aims to track down vandals

Vandals have been targeting sports clubs in Stenhousemuir over the past few weeks.

CATCA signs were vandalised soon after they were erected

Vandals wreck river sign just days after it was put up

A sign which highlights the River Carron Loop Path Network has been ripped out of its frame and tossed into the undergrowth by mindless vandals.

The girl was assaulted outside the Dobbie Hall

Girl assaulted by teens in street

A 13-year-old girl had to receive hospital treatment for her injuries after being attacked in the street.

Dobbie Hall, Stenhousemuir

Appeal for witnesses after assault

A female was assaulted by two other females in broad daylight.

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